|Animal Support Services||The Albany Therapeutic Riding Center provides instruction in
horseback riding on ATRC-furnished horses to physically and mentally challenged individuals who may suffer from cerebral palsy, autism, paraplegia, mental retardation, brain injury, or multiple handicaps.||Albany||THERAPEUTIC HORSEBACK RIDING||ALBANY THERAPEUTIC RIDING CENTER|
|Disease/Disability Care Services||Designed for individuals from birth to age 21 who have a severe chronic illness or physical disability that significantly interferes with normal growth and development.||Albany||CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL CARE NEEDS OR DISABILITIES PROGRAM||ALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT FOR CHILDREN, YOUTH AND FAMILIES|
|Disease/Disability Care Services||SAIL lends assistive devices and/or durable medical equipment (including hospital beds, wheelchairs, walkers, commodes, shower benches/chairs, walkers, standing frames, crutches, canes, etc.) based upon individual need for 30 days or more. The center also provides assistance with obtaining needed devices and equipment from other sources, as well as training to use the devices and equipment. In addition, the center provides assessment for adaptive computer hardware and software, and training to use specialized computer programs as needed.
SAIL provides assistive devices, durable medical equipment (including adaptive car seats, strollers, gait trainers, standing frames, positioning devices, etc.) and developmental toys and games for children with disabilities on a loan basis. The center also provides training concerning the use of adaptive switches, communication devices, and environmental controls for children.||Warren||DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT AND ASSISTIVE DEVICES||SOUTHERN ADIRONDACK INDEPENDENT LIVING CENTER|
|Disease/Disability Care Services||The Physically Handicapped Children's Program provides financial assistance for hearing and orthodontic services for children through age 21.
||Greene||PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED CHILDREN'S PROGRAM||GREENE COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT|
|Education Services||Provides a head start program for preschool age children of low income families, immigrants, and children with disabilities.||Clinton||HEAD START||JOINT COUNCIL FOR ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY OF CLINTON AND FRANKLIN COUNTIES (JCEO)|
|Education Services||Therapeutic and-or educational services are provided to help children with developmental or diagnosed delays meet their goals within one of the service settings in collaboration with Kids Express, a typical preschool program which meets the New York State learning standards for kindergarten entrance.
||Albany||KIDS EXPRESS COMMUNITY BASED PRESCHOOL||ACHIEVEMENTS |
|Education Services||Offers a school that focuses on the specific needs of children and adolescents with multiple disabilities, autism, brain injuries, developmental disabilities, etc. Also provides summer programs.||Albany||LANGAN SCHOOL||CENTER FOR DISABILITY SERVICES|
|Education Services||The Preschool Special Education Program serves children ages 3 to 5 who are physically, mentally or developmentally disabled, and who are approved by their local school district's Committee on Preschool Special Education (CPSE). The county contracts with and pays all preschool providers and sits in on the CPSE meetings.||Schenectady||PRESCHOOL SPECIAL EDUCATION PROGRAM||SCHENECTADY COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES|
|Financial Aid/Voucher Services||The Physically Handicapped Children's Program is a diagnostic program offering financial assistance to families who have exceptional medical expenses related to their child's (aged birth to 21) diagnostic needs. Diagnosis for suspected disabilities is cost free.
||Montgomery||MEDICAL EXPENSE ASSISTANCE||MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT|
|Health/Medical Care Services||The Physically Handicapped Children's Program is a state grant and county-funded program that provides certain dental/orthodontic services and medical equipment
(hearing aids and batteries) based on county residency and families' financial eligibility.||Hamilton||CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS AND PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS||HAMILTON COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING SERVICE|
|Information/Referral Services||The Children with Special Healthcare Needs program is a referral linkage program to provide assistance to families for children birth to 21 years old who have serious, chornic, physical, developmental, behavioral, medical or emotional conditions.||Schenectady||CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS||SCHENECTADY COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICES|
|Rehabilitation/Habilitation Services||Therapeutic and-or educational services are provided to help children with developmental or diagnosed delays meet their goals within one of the service settings. Additionally, a regular preschool program is provided to help children meet the New York State learning standards for kindergarten entrance.||Albany||TODDLER AND ENRICHMENT GROUPS||ACHIEVEMENTS |
|Residential Care Services||Group Homes in Troy residential treatment for children and youth experiencing emotional, behavioral, and-or developmental challenges
||Rensselaer||GROUP HOMES||VANDERHEYDEN HALL |
|Support Services||The Berne-Knox-Westerlo After-School Program is an after-school program for students with developmental or behavioral problems.
||Albany||BERNE-KNOX-WESTERLO AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM||SAINT CATHERINE'S CENTER FOR CHILDREN |
|Support Services||The Children with Special Health Care Needs program provides free assistance for children through age 21 in finding medical and related community services.
||Greene||CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS PROGRAM||GREENE COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT|